2 years
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About this course

Upon successful completion of this programme, students will be able to:

  • Apply the knowledge and skills of generalist social work practice to working with individuals, groups and communities;
  • Exercise appropriate judgment and take responsibility in planning, implementing, and evaluating social work practice;
  • Analyze ethical issues and dilemmas in social work practice, and internalize social work values and attitudes in developing as a professional;
  • Relate major psychological, socio-political and cultural issues in the local and global contexts and ideas in arts and humanities, science and technology to social work practice;
  • Apply interpersonal, communication, information technology, quantitative and analytical, critical thinking, problem solving and self-directed lifelong learning skills in their personal and professional life.

Entry Requirements

  • Completion of the CCCU Diploma in General Studies programme (Note 4) or a one-year full-time Pre-Associate Degree programme;
  • Grade E or above in one General Certificate of Education A-level (or A2)/International A-Level subject. Two Advanced Subsidiary (AS) level subjects will be considered equivalent to one GCE A-Level. The same subject may not be counted at both the A Level and AS Level;
  • A National University Entrance Examination score above the cut-off lines set for entry into non-government universities AND a minimum English score of 100.
  • Other equivalent qualifications, including International Baccalaureate Diploma, are also accepted as satisfying the entrance requirements.
  • Score of 500 (paper-based test) or score of 173 (computer-based test) or score of 60 (internet–based test) in the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
  • Overall band score of 5 in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), to be considered for admission.